5:30 Happy Hour with Networking 6:15 Fegley’s Green Initiatives and Brewery Tour NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE! This month, and going forward, Green Drinks will be held at the Bethlehem location of Fegley’s Brew Works. There is more to the Fegley’s Brew Works then just delicious local beer. From locally sourced food to solar panels the … Continue reading "Lehigh Valley Green Drinks » Fegley’s Brew Works (Bethlehem) – Green Initiatives and Brewery Tour!"
5:30 Happy Hour with Networking 6:15 Are You Ready for a Disaster? Prepared FutureLV: Mitigation Measures for a Sustainable, Healthy + Resilient Region Speaker: Geoff Reese, PE, Director of Environmental Planning, LV Planning Commission Preparing before a disaster strikes saves lives, lessens environmental, property and infrastructure damage and enables communities to recover more quickly. Rising … Continue reading "Lehigh Valley Green Drinks » Are You Ready for a Disaster? Mitigation for a Resilient Region"
5:30 – Happy Hour with Networking 6:15 – Solarize Lehigh Valley: Solar Today For A Brighter Tomorrow Shannon Crooker, Director, Program-Related Investment Sustainable Energy Fund This month’s Green Drinks LV takes a look at the new campaign The Sustainable Energy Fund will launch on May 3rd. The goal of Solarize Lehigh Valley is to educate … Continue reading "Lehigh Valley Green Drinks » Solarize Lehigh Valley: Solar Today For A Brighter Tomorrow"
Speaker: Madeleine Weko, Muhlenberg College 5:30 Happy Hour with Networking 6:15 Presentation and Discussion We ran out of time for food waste in December, so we’re going to devote an entire Green Drinks LV to it this month. Ever wonder how wasted food impacts the environment - and your wallet? Want to learn how to fight … Continue reading "Lehigh Valley Green Drinks » Too Good to Waste: How to Save Food (and the Planet)"
Speaker: Phil Jones, Mid-Atlantic Renewable Energy Association While it does not receive the same attention as solar, wind power is a critical part of our energy resource. Without it, California would not have 30% renewable generation or Denmark nearly 60%. Wind power is available in most every state across the country and equally valuable in … Continue reading "Lehigh Valley Green Drinks » In Defense of Wind
the Unsung Hero of Renewables"
Come meet friendly, like-minded folks; network, and share ideas.AT 7PM, UPSTAIRS, there will be an informative, no-pressure presentation about how YOU can earn money by saving people money on their electricity bills over time and help create demand for more renewably-sourced electricity to be produced. This is an exciting time with an amazing company and … Continue reading "Lehigh Valley Green Drinks » Go Green Happy Hour"